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The PFA award, which has been operating considering that 1974, has only noticed a few players pick up both the senior and young participant trophies. Andy Grey did so in the 1976/77 season, Cristiano Ronaldo in 2006/07 and Gareth Bale in 2012/13.

If Saka does pip Haaland to the youth award, he would turn into the first Arsenal participant to do so considering the fact that Jack Wilshere in 2011, and only the 3rd Gunner in the 21st century next Wilshere and Cesc Fabregas.

In seven of the previous eight several years, the trophy has been specified to an Englishman, further showcasing the high degree of top quality available to England boss Gareth Southgate in advance of Euro 2024.